Intern Info

Greetings Intern Class of 2016, and welcome to the Tennessee Extension Master Gardener Program in Wilson County.

The Intern class schedule for 2016 is as follows:

13 Feb – Orientation – 2:00PM to 5:00PM @ Murfreesboro
18 Feb – Botany & Seed Starting – 6:00 to 9:00PM @ Lebanon
25 Feb – It’s Soil Not Dirt – 6:00 to 9:00PM @ Lebanon
27 Feb – Small Fruit Workshop – 9:00AM to 4:30PM @ Murfreesboro
3 Mar – Plant Diseases & Pathology 101 – 6:00 to 9:00PM @ Lebanon
10 Mar – Vegetable Gardening & Organic Production – 6:00 to 9:00PM @ Lebanon
12 Mar -Woody-Herbaceous Plants & Rain Garden Prep 9:00AM to 3:00PM @ Murfreesboro
24 Mar – Lawn Care Essentials – 6:00 to 9:00PM @ Lebanon
31 Mar – Backyard Wildlife – 6:00 to 9:00PM @ Lebanon
2 Apr – Final Project / Rain Garden Installation – 9:00AM to 1:00PM @ Murfreesboro

No class held on Thursday, 17 March 2016. This is the first day of the Tennessee Extension Master Gardener State Conference in Knoxville, TN.

A downloadable version of the class schedule is here: 2016 WCMG Intern Class Schedule

Graduation will be April 5, 2016 at the regularly scheduled WCMG meeting.

Important Contacts:

The Spring 2016 Tennessee Extension Master Gardener Intern Class is a joint venture between Rutherford County and Wilson County. Janie Becker, Rutherford County Agent, and Justin Stefanski, Wilson County Agent, will work together on this intern class.

There is a total of ten classes beginning on 13 February 2016 and ending on 2 April 2016. Four of the ten classes are held on Saturdays in Murfreesboro at the Rutherford County Extension facility located at 315 John Rice Boulevard. Those dates are shown in red above. The remaining six classes are on Thursday evenings in Lebanon at the James E Ward Agricultural Center located at 945 Baddour Pkwy.

2016 Intern Class Presentations
(available beginning February 2016 — password required)

How to log your volunteer hours online (on the TMG website):


Download and print a log for your volunteer and CEU hours:

Intern Volunteer / CEU Hours Log (pdf)
Intern Volunteer / CEU Hours Log (doc)